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Are Niger Delta Avengers really ready to settle with the federal government?

In a statement by its spokesman, Jomo Gbomo, on Sunday, the group called on the federal government to ignore the resolution reached at Friday's Niger Delta sta...


Donald Trump's campaign is still spending remarkably little

Paloma is a $4 billion hedge fund based in CT that had an 11 percent return in 2015, according to Reuters . Liberals have decried these groups as bad for democ...


Watch Men's Olympic Marathon

Galen Rupp, silver medallist in 10,000m in London, had also taken part in the 10,000m race in Rio earlier in the week, where he placed fifth: "I was emotional...


Rhythmic gymnastics - Russia's Mamun wins individual all around gold

To win the Olympic medal, Margarita beat the overwhelming favourite and three-time world champion Yana Kudryavtseva, who surrendered her title hopes when her tw...


Urjit Patel appointed new RBI governor, to replace Raghuram Rajan

As mentioned earlier, post Rajan's surprise exit announcement last month, the government had a task to get someone to replace him with matching credentials and ...


Shake Shack is giving away free burgers

If a fast food joint opens in Boston, will we hear its burgers sizzle? The first 100 customers to come into the restaurant will receive a free single ShackBurge...


Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT) PT Raised to $153.00

Federal Realty Investment Trust has a 52-week low of $124.87 and a 52-week high of $171.08. 06/24/2016 - Federal Realty Investment Trust was downgraded to "ho...


Estée Lauder Earnings Fall Short of Expectations

Regents Of The University Of California holds 10.9% of its portfolio in Estee Lauder Companies Inc for 33,400 shares. Brokerages covering the stock are now ex...


Long-Awaited Obesity Action Plan 'Watered Down' As Govt 'Missed Opportunity'

Gavin Partington, of the British Soft Drinks Association called for a more "holistic" approach to reducing obesity. Obesity rates in Scotland are amongst th...


Shuttler Sindhu storms into Olympics final; to face Carolina

Sindhu's full name is actually Pusarla Venkata Sindhu , and she was born on July 5, 1995 in Hyderabad, India. Congratulating Sakshi, Sindhu said: "I did no...


Warm weather lifts United Kingdom retail sales in July

It comes after retail sales suffered their sharpest fall in six months in June, contracting by 0.9% from a month earlier, though the Office for National Statist...


Melbourne named world's most livable city for sixth straight year

Sydney was surprisingly dumped from seventh to 11th "owing to a heightened perceived threat of terrorism", the index report said. It's another big coup for Me...


Sterling hits 2-week high as United Kingdom consumers scorn Brexit factor

Some analysts have warned that the uncertainty following Britain's decision to leave the European Union could hit German exports in the coming months, potential...


Showers return to Albany area on Tuesday

Our greatest weather risk will once again be the possibility of flooding. Temperatures fall out of the 90s by the middle of the week, breaking the heat wave. ...


NY imam shooting suspect charged with murder

Police say they found the suspected murder weapon behind a section of a wall in Morel's Brooklyn home that had been cut out and reinstalled with screws. Resid...


AIBA admits to officiating issues at 2016 Olympics

The standard of the officiating in Rio has been questioned in recent days, and Irish bantamweight Michael Conlan blasted the world amateur governing body after ...


Cisco laying off 14000, almost 20 percent of global employees

San Jose-based Cisco is facing sluggish spending by telecom carriers and enterprises on network switches and routers, its main business. Layoffs make sense ...


Pinterest Stepping Ahead to Promote Video Ads

Which isn't to say that Pinterest's move into video advertising is sure to pay off. The company also said this month it's working on a video player to make watc...


Hain Celestial Forced to Delay Fourth Quarter Results Due to Accounting Problem

Hain said: "During the fourth quarter, the company identified concessions that were granted to certain distributors in the United States". Hain will evaluate ...


TJX beats Street 2Q forecasts; current outlook falls short

The company's stock fell 3% in early trading this morning. Despite the underwhelming outlook, TJX has been one of the bright spots in retailing since the Gr...


Team USA takes care of business against China in Olympic opener

Leading the team this year is New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony , the most senior player in the squad. DeMarcus Cousins added 17 points and Paul Geo...


It's a 'Sausage Party' at the box office

On its second Friday in cinemas, the film earned $13.4M from 4,255 locations, just behind Seth Rogan's R-Rated animated comedy Sausage Party, which took $13.5 f...


Markets Right Now: Stocks trading higher on Wall Street

West Texas Intermediate crude, the USA benchmark, rose 0.1%, and Brent futures, the global standard, improved by 0.2% despite a warning from the International E...


Wunderlich Boosts RSP Permian Inc. (RSPP) Price Target to $44.00

RSP Permian (NYSE:RSPP) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 8th. Analysts surveyed by Zacks are anticipating earnings of $0.17 per s...


Delta struggles through third day of computer problems

Edwards did not have specific data on how numerous delays and cancellations Wednesday affected Detroit Metro Airport travelers, but he advised customers to ch...


California utility guilty of obstructing investigators

Harris. Eight people died, 66 were injured and dozens of houses were damaged or destroyed in the explosion and ensuing fire. The explosion was caused by a b...


Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPS

Lexington Realty Trust was Downgraded by Jefferies to " Hold" on Jul 19, 2016. Port Washington-based Cedar Realty Trust reported a slight rise in net operatin...


Brokerage Firm Rating on Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LYG)

Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC ( NYSE:RBS ) traded up 0.80% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $5.07. They now have a United States dollars 90 price ...


SolarCity And Tesla Agree On $2.6B Solar-Plus-Storage Merger

The deal also includes a 45-day "go-shop" provision, which allows SolarCity to seek alternative proposals until September 14. The two firms announced the ...


Seahawks reach 5-year licensing deal with Texas A&M

The Seahawks shared on Twitter Thursday that they received a extension of their agreement with Texas A&M University for the 12th Man trademark. Texas A&M athl...


Alibaba Cloud has a new logo

Now though, Alibaba Cloud is "able to help overseas technology partners comply with data security laws in the country", said the company's vice president Yu Sic...


Arianna Huffington Signs off at The Huffington Post

Arianna Huffington is stepping down as editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post and turning her attention to her startup, Thrive Global , after attracting inv...


USA company gets historic nod to send lander to moon

Moon Express , the Cape Canaveral-based start-up, intends send a spacecraft to the moon next year. Until now it was only under the control of the government. ...


Jim Furyk shoots 58 at Travelers, sets PGA Tour record

And it could have been even lower. And what's curious about that is if you look really close, you'll notice that Furyk was nearly put down for a 3 by playing pa...


Karolyi's 'Final Five' US team wins gymnastics gold

This was also the final team competition for Martha Karolyi, the national team coordinator. She's molded the US program into a ponytailed juggernaut. The U.S....